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Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Thursday, October 15, 2009

4:15pm - 6:00pm
The Private Life of a Noble Jewish Woman in Tsarist Russia: Gender in the Diaries of Zinaida Poliakova (1862-1952)
  • ChaeRan Freeze – Associate Professor of East European Jewish History and Graduate Chair of Women\'s and Gender Studie, Brandeis University

Monday, October 19, 2009

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Transatlantic Perspectives of Climate Governance
  • Claus Leggewie – Director, Kulturwissenschaftliches Institut (KWI); Member, Scientific Advisory Committee to the German Federal Government on Global Environmental Changes (WBGU
  • Robert Stavins – Albert Pratt Professor of Business and Government, Environment and Natural Resources Program, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at the Harvard Kennedy School

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Muslims in Australia and Britain

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Immigration Policy and Welfare States in Europe
12:15pm - 10:30pm
Immigration Policy and Welfare States in Europe
  • Sofia A. Perez – Associate Professor of Political Science, Boston University; Local Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Poverty Transitions and Trajectories in a Lifecourse Perspective: a Longitudinal and Comparative European Approach
  • Leen Vandecasteele – Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Cathie Marsh Centre for Census and Survey Research

Thursday, October 22, 2009

4:15pm - 6:00pm
Colonial Continuities in the French Caribbean: an Economic Perspective on the 2009 Social Movement
  • Guy Numa – Assistant Professor, Université Paris Dauphine
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Of Empty Places: Slavoj Zizek and Ernesto Laclau, or the End of the Affair

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

12:30pm - 2:00pm
The Well-Being of Single Mothers in Japan: Do Living Arrangements Matter?
  • James M. Raymo – Professor of Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

6:00pm - 7:30pm
European Integration: A Project of Values and Not Just Pragmatism
  • Peter Sutherland – former Attorney General, Ireland; Chairman, Goldman Sachs International; former Director General, WTO; former EU Commissioner, London School of Economics; Chairman
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